FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, February 1, 2022
Washington, D.C.—Today, Former Secretary of State under President Donald Trump Mike Pompeo endorsed GOP House Conference Chair Congresswoman Elise Stefanik for her re-election campaign in New York’s 21st Congressional District.
On the endorsement, Pompeo praised Stefanik as astrong national leader for the America Firstagenda:”Elise Stefanik is a proven conservative who has produced results for NY-21 and the American people. Ever since Elise took the reins as House Republican Conference Chair, she has successfully unified our party and taken the fight to Joe Biden’s radical agenda. Elise is a strong national leader for the America First Agenda. She is fighting for a strong military, parents’ involvement in education, border security, the Second Amendment, and lower taxes. I am proud to endorse Elise’s re-election campaign for Congress.”
Congresswoman Stefanik stated:
“I am proud to have the endorsement of my friend Mike Pompeo. As Secretary of State, he stood up for American interests abroad, including countering our adversaries like China and standing up for our allies like Israel,” said Congresswoman Stefanik. “Our allies respected us and our enemies feared us, the same cannot be said about the BidenAdministration, as they have shown great weakness on the world stage. Iam looking forward to working withMike to flip the House, fire Nancy Pelosi, and save America.“
Mike Pompeo served with Congresswoman Stefanik in Congress before becoming the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) in 2017 and later serving as U.S. Secretary of State in President Trump’s administration.
Pompeo’s endorsement follows the announcement that Stefanik has over $3.1 million cash-on-hand, which is more than 10 times the cash-on-hand than each of her four Far-Left opponents. It also follows Stefanik’s recent work with President Trump to raise $3.2 million in the effort to flip the House and elect a Republican majority.